Usinipoze hasira
(Don’t console me)

usinipe pole
usipoze hasira
wache zifurike
zitande kila kona
moyoni na mbinguni
hatimaye uzunguni


Don’t console me

Don’t calm my anger
Let it spill over
And spread all over
in every corner
of the world
In every heart and heaven
Ultimately in the metropolis

November 17, 2017


Poems for the Penniless Copyright © 2019 by Issa G Shivji. All Rights Reserved.

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